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Page 2 VctJ C_CMMiJNITV ]e A1"e ra - December 31,2008 Tn[N[w ERA ON Tn[ ROAU CROSSWORD KEY Today's puzzle is on Page 19 SUDOKU KEY Today's puzzle is on Page 19 At the White House The New Era went with a group of East Linn Christian Academy students on a trip to Washington. D.C. A total of 40 students and 29 adults went along. Pictured are some Sweet Home-area residents in front of the White House. From left are Jenise Darling, Kassie Linville. Dillon White, Andrea Ritzman Larkin, Christina Jenkins. Alex Ritzman, Kellie Homer, Makayla Horner. Jay Homer, Kelsie Horner, Sandy Staley, Cole Homer and Austin Homer. IEIAIRINIclAIL'wlAILILI 19 18 13 i 15 i 17 14 I 18 12 I1 746 13 529 298 365 ! 82 457 B 31 974 21358 57492 84716 46173 19284 73569 92831 65947 38625 Got a news tip ? Call 367-2135 OBITUARIES Judith Potter July 23, 1939 - Dec. 27, 2008 Judith Zena Potter, 69, of Sweet Home. died Dec. 27, 2008 at home. She was born July 23, 1939 in Winchendon. Mass., to Felix A. and Edna C. (Parks) Lafond. Mrs. Potter graduated from Murdock High School in Winchendon in 1957. She married John E. Potter on July 19, 1958 in Troy, N.H. They lived in Stateline. N.H. from 1962 until moving to Brookline, N.H. in 1964. They moved from Brookline to Sweet Home in 1977 and lived here since. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, fishing, hunting, and camping. Mrs. Potter is survived by her husband, John E. Potter of Sweet Home; her four children. Kim Jeffreys of Fort Rock. Darlene Martel of Albany, John Potter of Albany and Karen Hankins of Oregon City; brothers Felix E. Lafond of Sweet Home and James Lafond of Scio; sisters Marie Pelletier of Jaffrey, New Hampshire and Anita Landren of Lacomb; 11 grandchildren: 11 great-grandchildren; and many extended family members, died Dec. At her request, no services 2008. will be held. She In lieu of flowers, the family born reciuests contributions be made to 5, 1963, the Franz Cancer Research Center daughter at Providence Cancer Center in Portland sent in care of Huston- Jost Funeral Home, 86 W. Grant St., Lebanon, OR 97355. Vickie VanEpps- Pitts Oct. 5, 1963 - Dec. 21, 2008 Vickie Belle VanEpps-Pitts, 45, of Lebanon, 21, was Oct. the of John and Norma Jean (Peterson) VanEpps. She grew up in Crawfordsville, then later moved to the Lebanon area. Mrs. VanEpps-Pitts enjoyed the outdoors - fishing, camping and gardening. She loved her family very much. She is survived by her children, Billie Joe Gammen of Worland, Wyo., and Leta Bunting, Peggy Sue Pitts and John Thomas Pitts. all of Lebanon; siblings Jenny Storm of Keno, Paula Hinkle of Albany. Tina Tressel of Crawfordsville, John "Kevin" VanEpps of California. Joe VanEpps of Brownsville and Travis VanEpps of Eugene: and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by Karla Bell and Karen VanEpps- Shreve. A celebration of her life will be planned by the family at a later date. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements. feet Home l00igh School announces t00Lll I-[:)nor Roll Following is the Sweet Home High School Honor Roll for the fall term. as reported by school officials. Students on Honor Roll are required co have a mimmum of four letter- graded classes that do not_include a D. E L N or G. Citizenship grades must be an S or E. Freshmen 3.5+ Jadyn Lyn Baskin. Christopher Michael Carpenter, Liz LeeAnne Egbert. Michael Louis Fontenot. Scierra Sue Fox. Erik Garcia. Lillian Viola Gomez. Cory Thomas Hanks. Alex Mitchell Howard. Trysta Danea Lewelling, Devyn Danielle Makin, Jason Edward McKendree Jr., AnneMarie Miller. Emili Raelyn Riggs, Dakota Taylor Snow. Jessika Frances Stewart. Jamie Lee Swanson, Kimber Elise Swanson. Katie Babette Turner. Brittany Kareen Warth, Joe Stephen Wilson. Jasmin Ashley Yoder. Camille Marie Young. Freshmen 4.0 Chelsea Marie Baker, Tyler Austin Collins. Taylor James Conn. Ansoil Shonka Davis, Hailey Maurine Fisher, Tyler Lynn Fosback. Mitchell Andrew Garcia. Jessica Robyn Gourley, Cody Ray Mabe, Kyle Daniel McCollum, Tiffany Jordyn Miller, Faith Irene Parrish. Zachary Pratt, Harley Alyssa Rice. Megan Louise Rubidoux, Kristen Anne Tolle. Kendra Renee Whaley, Annie Noelle Whitfield, Kyle David Winslow, Sarah Christine Wyatt. Sophomores 3.5+ Fatima Renee Begovic, Mandy Leah Binks. Isaiah Conrad Blake. Jessica June Blankenship, Wes Allen Clarkson. Cody Ryan Daniels. Josie Ann David. Alec A Goetz. Julia Rose Gonzalez. Zachary Miles Shirl Jackson. Kelika Kukana Kaniaupio. Gavin Trent Kauffman. Kaitlin Michelle Keenon. Courtnee M King, Maria Annie Ruth Kropf, FARMERS Auto- Home - Life - Business 1256 Main Street. Sweet Home 541-367-0468 (office) 541-990-0569 (mobile) khartsook@ farmersagent.com " Karyn.Hartsook, Agent Tyler Mitchell Mengore, Nicholas Nathan Nivison. Mykle Kirk Riggle, Bayli Rachelle Riggs, Donald Lee Rinehart. Alexandra Maeanna Lynn Ross. Amanda Kelsey Russell, Megan Allyssa Sanderson, Jessica M Sweet. Sophomores 4.0 Caroline Rose Amendola. Rylee Joy Cole. Ellen Jean Coulter. Brandon Shea Courteau, Shelbey Marie Gillespie. Dakota Rose Hesberg, Derek Lee Jaques, Olivia Marianne Johnson. Krystal McKenzie Juza. Jessica Bree King, Bethany Lyn Marner. Zachary Lee Miller. Jazmine D Morris. Jason Joseph Rice. Taylar Rodgers. Erin Elizabeth Rose. Kelsey Marie Schultz-Winkler, Carissa Emily Swanson. Sterling Grant Tucker. Madeline Jean Tyler, Haley Lauren Voldbaek, Cheryl Hufford Wilson. Juniors 3.5+ Anthony Mathew Albright, Emily Jane Coonrod. Brock Cota. Kishya Inez Davis. Jessica Faye Fagan, Stacey Robert Fisher. Luis Fernando Garcia. Rachel Dawn Gingerich. Mitchell Lee Grove. Christa Lee Hefty, Amanda Marie Hoover. Leah Kathleen Keesecker. See Honor, page 3